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Lot 137: Porsche Boxster 2.5

Carfest North Pride & Joy Auction, Silverstone Auctions (4 August 2013)

Few would deny that Porsche is one of the finest car manufacturers in history and the stylish Porsche Boxster is one of its real gems. When it comes to driving thrills, the Porsche Boxster is one of the best cars available at any price. It was first put into production as the first-generation '986'. This original Boxster came with a 2.5 Litre flat six-cylinder engine. The chassis is highly responsive and drivers have praised its smooth ride and superb handling. The Porsche Boxster saved the company from a very uncertain future and is regarded by many people as being amongst the best models to ever wear the famous Stuttgart badge. Finished in Atlantic Silver with contrasting Ox Blood red leather interior this particular Boxster was first delivered new by HR Owen of St Albans in May 1997. Standard equipment on this car includes electric folding roof, electric windows, central locking, PAS and ABS. We are informed by the vendor that recent expenditure includes refurbished front cooling radiators with new coolant, an annual service and a new MOT. This particular Boxster drives without fault and offers a superb opportunity to experience a rear wheel drive convertible Porsche for the price of a family Mondeo, all this combined with Porsches legendary build quality. This car really does represent fantastic value for money and is already a classic in the making.

Lot Details
Auction Carfest North Pride & Joy Auction
Silverstone Auctions, Oulton Park, Cheshire
TypeCar
Lot Number137
Outcome SOLD
Hammer Price-
Hammer Price (inc premium)£5290
Year1997
Condition rating0
Registration numberP315 UGS
Mileage-
Chassis numberWPOZZZ98ZVS606051
Engine number65V09914
Engine capacity (cc)2500
Engine - cylinders6
Number of doors